BLUE SPRINGS, Mo. —Platte County’s trio of Missouri All-Stars didn’t factor in the scoring, but Mike McNair, Kevin Neal and TJ Guillory took advantage of playing together one final time.
BLUE SPRINGS, Mo. — Greg Reynolds expressed humility at receiving the honor, but Park Hill’s former football coach couldn’t be more deserving.
Justin Mitchell ended up hearing his name called but not early enough to have him pursue a professional baseball career just yet.
No late season injury could be enough to keep Jenna Winebrenner from deserved postseason honors.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Rebekah Geddes ended up in lane two, uncharacteristically sprinting to the line.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Jena Hahlbeck took the baton and almost immediately fell from first to third place.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Entering the final race, Platte County knew the hopes of a team trophy were shot.
Park Hill’s two Class 2 Missouri State Tennis Championships qualifying doubles team ended their year together.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — With disappointment squarely in the past, Papay Glaywulu covered the necessary distance in his career.
RIVERSIDE, Mo. — Odds stacked against them, Park Hill’s shorthanded roster of players didn’t back down from another monumental challenge.
In the final game of his career, Justin Mitchell never saw a single pitch.
Down to the final two throws of her illustrious career, Sydney Oberdiek found a little extra.
LIBERTY, Mo. — Staked to an early lead, Park Hill goalkeeper Kelbey Emerson made sure the advantage held up.
BLUE SPRINGS, Mo. — With Raytown South junior Vontrae Booker in peripheral sight, John Watts decided not to settle for easy qualification.
BLUE SPRINGS, Mo. — Doubt entered Keyondra Butler’s mind throughout the week.
LIBERTY, Mo. — Given a second chance, Platte County didn’t miss this time around.
BLUE SPRINGS, Mo. — A heavily taped right ankle still seemed to bother Chris Dupree, but Park Hill South’s freshman phenom feels a little bit closer to full strength.
BLUE SPRINGS, Mo. — Sephora Koudou saw an opening and took advantage.
SMITHVILLE, Mo. — With the immediate shock of allowing a sudden-death goal, Platte County senior Amanda Sullivan begrudgingly took possession of the Class 3 District 16 runner-up plaque.
Five seniors from Park Hill played their final match together as a team last week.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Just call the play Park Hill’s “Ali-oop.”
After just three pitches, Platte County’s dream season seemed to be teetering on the brink. With just four more pitches, Pirates senior starter Jared Wilson navigated out of a mess without allowing a run.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — John Watts grabbed the Class 4 District 8 championship plaque. Fittingly, Platte County’s lanky junior could hold up the hardware the highest, and he did more than anyone else to earn the Pirates’ first district title since 2011.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — When the baton reached Nylo Clarke’s hand, no one knew how much he would have left for his final 400 meters.
Kris Snodgrass saved his best for last.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Taiya Shelby started receiving congratulations before the time even became official.
KEARNEY, Mo. — For the second time in program history — and the second straight year — Park Hill advanced two doubles teams to the Class 2 Missouri State Tennis Championships.
McKenna Fulton came up with the best performance of her career to advance further than she’s ever gone before.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Tori Farr chased Platte County’s school record in the long jump for a long time.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Park Hill didn’t lose a match on the way to earning another Class 2 District 16 title.
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